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Hi, my name is Megan Russell and I am the Assistant Managing Editor for West Austin News.  In my spare time I work as a freelance writer and editor.  My interests include people, health and fitness, art, fashion and science. I received my Bachelor’s Degree in English in December of 2008 from the University of Kansas.

I recently wrapped up a six month editorial management internship with Austin Woman Magazine.  These are the articles I wrote during that time:

Lake Travis Lifestyle:
Child Care in Lake Travis: Day Cares and Preschools for your future Cavs

Waffl:
The Benefits of Interval Training
The Benefits of Group Workouts

Austin Woman Magazine:
How to Be More Confident in the Workplace
Sandra Spalding

Trail to the Top

On The Avenue

31 Days of Inspiring Women
International Food Roundup

WICKED
HOT LAVA GYM
THE CAT’S MEOW
Are Your Ready for a Dog?
High-Flying Adored
Keeping Heart Healthy
Raw Food, Easy and Delicious
The Joy of Financial Security
Feeling Good, Feeling Great Take Heart
A New Community for Interior Design
A Girl’s Night Out

ATX Man Magazine:
Putting Austin on the App
More Homegrown Tech
Helping ‘Big Bois’ Lose Weight

In October of 2013 I wrapped up an internships with Senzuri Books in their editing department.  Credited works:
The Box by Tom Gnagey
The Case of the Murders at Fairfield Heights by Gariison Flint

8th-Circuit
CBS to Turn ‘The Wizard of Oz’ into a Medical Drama

SeeSaw Austin
All of my work can be viewed here.
SEE: SXSW VEGGIE GUIDE

My Very Veggie Blog:
Holiday Juice Detox
Reviews: Daiya Pizza and Cream Cheese, Follow Your Heart Shreds and Field Roast Deli Slices
Growing Up in Kansas and a Louis C.K. Quote
Cheesy Vegan Goodness
Low-Fat Milk Does Not Prevent or Reverse Childhood Obesity
Craving A Salty, Healthy Snack?
GET COMFORTABLE WITH BEING UNCOMFORTABLE
The Voice
How Do You Value Yourself?

If you like what you read and you’re interested in working together please contact me via email at mwr829@gmail.com.

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